Summit: Senior Accountant Job 2019

By | February 15, 2019

Summit: Senior Accountant Job 2019

  • Education:Diploma
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya
  • Career Level:Lower Mid-Level
  • Salary:Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 100,000 – 120,000 /= (Approx. USD 1000 – 1200 depending on individual skills and experience
  • Deadline:14th March 2019

Our client, a leading steel fabrication firm operating across Africa specializing in the design, fabrication and erection of all types of structural steel works is looking to recruit a Senior Accountant. Reporting to the Finance Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for financial oversight, cost optimization, forecasting, planning and analysis. He/ she Must be ACCA accredited and Punjabi/Gujarati or Hindu speaking. Candidates engineering background will have a distinct advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and forecast projects budgets, Annual Budget and interim forecast updates
  • Prepare Monthly Rolling Net Sales Forecasts
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual management accounts
  • Prepare payroll on monthly basis
  • Ensure tax and statutory deductions are paid on time
  • Advise management on financial security, accounting controls and recommend policies
  • Advise management on cost cutting procedures and measures
  • Document and post financial transactions by entering account information
  • Analyse accounting options and recommend financial actions
  • Handle account receivables and payables
  • Handle account reconciliations
  • Monitor report, and correct accounting discrepancies
  • Maintain customer confidence by keeping financial information confidential
  • Implement recommendations raised by auditors


  • Must be a CPAK finalist and ACCA member
  • Must be Gujarati/Punjabi/ Hindu speaking
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision
  • High levels of energy, discipline and integrity
  • Must be Proficient with QuickBooks & Excel
  • Willing to work on Saturdays
  • Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills

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